There are 6 ways to get from Manta to Alausí by bus, train, car or plane

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Bus  •  9 h 12 min

  1. Take the bus from Manta to Guayaquil
  2. Take the bus from Guayaquil Terminal Terrestre to Bucay Guayaquil

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Bus, train  •  14 h 13 min

  1. Take the bus from Manta to Guayaquil
  2. Take the train from Durán to Alausí Costa-Sierra

$77

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Drive  •  5 h 39 min

  1. Drive from Manta to Alausí 235.8 miles

Fly to Guayaquil, bus  •  8 h 51 min

  1. Fly from Manta (MEC) to Guayaquil (GYE) MEC - GYE
  2. Take the bus from Guayaquil Terminal Terrestre to Bucay

Fly to Cuenca, bus  •  8 h 37 min

  1. Fly from Manta (MEC) to Cuenca (CUE) MEC - CUE
  2. Take the bus from Cuenca, Ecuador to Alausí

$120 - $298

Fly to Quito, bus  •  8 h 42 min

  1. Fly from Manta (MEC) to Quito (UIO) MEC - UIO
  2. Take the bus from Quito Terminal Norte terrestre de Carcelén to Latacunga
  3. Take the bus from Latacunga to Alausí

$118 - $222

Questions & Answers

The distance between Manta and Alausí is 249 km. The road distance is 377.2 km.

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The best way to get from Manta to Alausí without a car is to bus and train which takes 14 h 13 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 9 h 12 min to get from Manta to Alausí, including transfers.

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There is no direct flight from Manta Airport to Guayaquil Airport. The quickest flight takes 2 h 45 min and has one stopover.

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Yes, the driving distance between Manta to Alausí is 377 km. It takes approximately 5 h 39 min to drive from Manta to Alausí.

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Avianca - Aerovías del Continente Americano S.A. and TAME offer flights from Manta Airport to Guayaquil Airport.

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There are 15+ hotels available in Alausí. Prices start at $23 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Manta to Manta Airport is to taxi which takes 5 min and costs .

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Map of how to get from Manta to Alausí.
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  • Distance: 155.7 miles
  • Duration: 9 h 12 min

What companies run services between Manta, Ecuador and Alausí, Ecuador?

You can take a bus from Manta to Alausí via Guayaquil, Guayaquil Terminal Terrestre, and Bucay in around 9 h 12 min.

Airlines
TAME
Website
tame.com.ec
Flights from Manta to Guayaquil via Quito
Ave. Duration
3 h 8 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$80 - $200
Flights from Manta to Cuenca via Quito
Ave. Duration
6 h 20 min
When
Monday, Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
$95 - $230
Flights from Manta to Quito
Ave. Duration
1 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$75 - $260
Avianca - Aerovías del Continente Americano S.A.
Website
avianca.com
Flights from Manta to Guayaquil via Quito
Ave. Duration
3 h 40 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$55 - $220
Flights from Manta to Quito
Ave. Duration
50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $230
LATAM Ecuador
Website
latam.com
Flights from Manta to Cuenca via Quito
Ave. Duration
4 h 32 min
When
Tuesday, Wednesday and Saturday
Estimated price
$80 - $250
Train operators
Tren Ecuador
Phone
1800 TRENES (873637), +593 2 265-0421
Email
info@trenecuador.com
Website
trenecuador.com
Train from Durán to Alausí
Ave. Duration
8 h 55 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$69
Schedules at
trenecuador.com
Bus operators
Cooperativa Coactur Manabí
Bus from Manta to Guayaquil
Ave. Duration
3 h 35 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$7
Schedules at
facebook.com
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Chimborazo Cooperativa de Transportes Interprovincial
Phone
(593) (3) 2953118
Bus from Guayaquil Terminal Terrestre to Bucay
Ave. Duration
2 h 20 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Schedules at
transporteschimborazo.com
Book at
andestransit.com
EXPRESS SUCRE Cooperativa de Transportes
Phone
+593 (7) 286 7473 / 283 5717
Bus from Cuenca, Ecuador to Alausí
Ave. Duration
3 h 50 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$4 - $6
Schedules at
facebook.com
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Road
$4 - $6
Bus from Latacunga to Alausí
Ave. Duration
4 h 25 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$4 - $7
Schedules at
facebook.com
Book at
andestransit.com
Road
$4 - $7
Cooperativa Tax Gacela
Phone
+593 2 2477069 Quito / 6 2980728 Tulcan
Website
facebook.com
Bus from Quito Terminal Norte terrestre de Carcelén to Latacunga
Ave. Duration
55 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$2
Schedules at
andestransit.com

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